Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Embedded C Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer - Embedded C
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 974 1048 1172
Rank change year-on-year +74 +124 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Software Engineer 189 159 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.089% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.092% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 160 143 108
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £34,500 £29,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,000 £48,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161568 172325 198595
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130662 145385 166655
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Embedded C Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Embedded C Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C Software Engineer in England

Embedded C Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C Software Engineer in England.

Salary trend for Embedded C Software Engineer in England

Embedded C Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C Software Engineer in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded C Software Engineer in England

Embedded C Software Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C Software Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +76 97 £52,500 -7.89% 9
London +16 30 £50,000 +4.17% 2
South East +47 28 £42,500 -12.82% 2
North of England -12 19 £37,500 +7.14% 2
South West +26 13 £39,000 -15.68%
Yorkshire +18 11 £37,500 -16.67% 2
North East -11 4 £35,000 +11.11%
North West -24 4 £45,000 +20.00%
Midlands +18 3 £42,500 +13.33%
East Midlands +18 2 £41,250 +10.00%
West Midlands +15 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Embedded C Software Engineer
UK

Embedded C Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Embedded C Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Embedded C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 189 (100.00%) C
1 189 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 174 (92.06%) C++
3 126 (66.67%) Embedded C
4 105 (55.56%) Linux
5 102 (53.97%) Embedded C++
6 65 (34.39%) Python
7 55 (29.10%) Embedded Systems
8 54 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 47 (24.87%) Degree
10 34 (17.99%) Wireless
11 32 (16.93%) Mathematics
12 31 (16.40%) Embedded Linux
13 28 (14.81%) Electronics
14 26 (13.76%) Assembly Language
15 25 (13.23%) Bash Shell
16 24 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (12.17%) Unit Testing
17 23 (12.17%) Physics
18 22 (11.64%) Ethernet
18 22 (11.64%) Manufacturing
18 22 (11.64%) Video Processing
19 21 (11.11%) Firmware
19 21 (11.11%) C#
19 21 (11.11%) Java
19 21 (11.11%) Lua
19 21 (11.11%) Multimedia
20 20 (10.58%) Windows
20 20 (10.58%) TCP/IP
20 20 (10.58%) Bluetooth

Embedded C Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (2.12%) Simulink
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 34 (17.99%) Wireless
2 22 (11.64%) Ethernet
3 20 (10.58%) Bluetooth
3 20 (10.58%) InfiniBand
3 20 (10.58%) TCP/IP
3 20 (10.58%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (4.76%) RS-232
5 7 (3.70%) RS-485
6 4 (2.12%) GSM
6 4 (2.12%) Internet
7 3 (1.59%) LTE
7 3 (1.59%) Modbus
7 3 (1.59%) RS-422
7 3 (1.59%) UMTS
8 2 (1.06%) Profibus
9 1 (0.53%) 3G
9 1 (0.53%) 3GPP
9 1 (0.53%) IPv4
9 1 (0.53%) Network Security
9 1 (0.53%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.65%) MySQL
2 1 (0.53%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (3.17%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.06%) Mercurial
2 2 (1.06%) Selenium
3 1 (0.53%) GCC
3 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.53%) JIRA
3 1 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.53%) Redmine
General
1 28 (14.81%) Electronics
2 22 (11.64%) Manufacturing
3 21 (11.11%) Multimedia
4 12 (6.35%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.17%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.41%) HTML
2 11 (5.82%) .NET
3 9 (4.76%) Qt
4 5 (2.65%) HEVC
4 5 (2.65%) JNI
4 5 (2.65%) OpenGL
5 3 (1.59%) Qt Quick
6 2 (1.06%) .NET Compact Framework
6 2 (1.06%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.06%) QML
6 2 (1.06%) wxWidgets
6 2 (1.06%) Yocto
7 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.53%) MFC
7 1 (0.53%) Node.js
7 1 (0.53%) OpenEmbedded
Miscellaneous
1 55 (29.10%) Embedded Systems
2 54 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 14 (7.41%) Device Driver
3 14 (7.41%) Life Science
4 7 (3.70%) Algorithms
4 7 (3.70%) Smartcard
5 6 (3.17%) Robotics
6 5 (2.65%) EMV
6 5 (2.65%) EPoS
7 4 (2.12%) CAN bus
7 4 (2.12%) User Experience
8 3 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.06%) CCTV
9 2 (1.06%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.06%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.06%) Smart City
10 1 (0.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.53%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.53%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 105 (55.56%) Linux
2 31 (16.40%) Embedded Linux
3 20 (10.58%) Windows
4 11 (5.82%) Android
5 7 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.12%) VxWorks
7 3 (1.59%) Unix
8 2 (1.06%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 32 (16.93%) Mathematics
3 24 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (12.17%) Physics
4 23 (12.17%) Unit Testing
5 22 (11.64%) Video Processing
6 15 (7.94%) Scrum
7 14 (7.41%) Linux Kernel Development
7 14 (7.41%) Statistics
8 10 (5.29%) Device Driver Development
8 10 (5.29%) OO
8 10 (5.29%) Open Source
8 10 (5.29%) SDLC
9 9 (4.76%) OOD
10 8 (4.23%) Project Planning
10 8 (4.23%) UML
11 7 (3.70%) Validation
12 5 (2.65%) Code Optimisation
12 5 (2.65%) Cross-Platform Development
12 5 (2.65%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 189 (100.00%) C
2 174 (92.06%) C++
3 126 (66.67%) Embedded C
4 102 (53.97%) Embedded C++
5 65 (34.39%) Python
6 26 (13.76%) Assembly Language
7 25 (13.23%) Bash Shell
8 21 (11.11%) C#
8 21 (11.11%) Java
8 21 (11.11%) Lua
9 15 (7.94%) JavaScript
9 15 (7.94%) SQL
10 10 (5.29%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.06%) Perl
12 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (24.87%) Degree
2 11 (5.82%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.12%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.59%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.06%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.12%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.59%) JTAG
3 2 (1.06%) MISRA
3 2 (1.06%) MISRA C
System Software
1 21 (11.11%) Firmware
2 1 (0.53%) Docker
2 1 (0.53%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2 (1.06%) Dell
1 2 (1.06%) HP
1 2 (1.06%) Lauterbach
1 2 (1.06%) Xamarin
2 1 (0.53%) Atmel
2 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
2 1 (0.53%) Wind River